Etymology
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milt (n.)

Old English milte "spleen," from Proto-Germanic *miltjo- (source also of Old Frisian milte, Middle Dutch milte, Dutch milt "spleen, milt of fish," Old High German milzi, German milz, Old Norse milti), possibly from PIE root *mel- (1) "soft." Meaning "fish sperm" is late 15c.

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Definitions of milt

milt (n.)
fish sperm or sperm-filled reproductive gland; having a creamy texture;
Synonyms: soft roe
milt (n.)
seminal fluid produced by male fish;
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